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Blake Treinen called up for Nationals Thursday
by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

The Nationals have recalled pitcher Blake Treinen from Triple-A Syracuse to fill the vacant spot on their active roster Thursday.

Treinen has a 2.29 ERA in 35 1/3 innings for the Nationals this season, but might not be long for the team, with Asdrubal Cabrera expected to join the team Friday.  

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Braves acquire Emilio Bonifacio, James Russell from Cubs
by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

The Braves made one move before the trade deadline, acquiring reliever James Russell and infielder Emilio Bonifacio from the Cubs, according to the Chicago Sun-Times. Additional details on the trade are not yet available.

Russell has a 3.51 ERA in 33 1/3 innings for the Cubs this season, while Bonifacio was hitting .279/.318/.373 in 276 at-bats for the Cubs.  

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Arizona acquires catcher prospect in Martin Prado deal
by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com

The Diamondbacks acquired catcher prospect Pete O'Brien from the Yankees Thursday in exchange for infielder Martin Prado. O'Brien hit .267 with 23 doubles, 33 home runs and 70 RBI in 102 games this season between high Class A and Double-A.

The Diamondbacks will also get cash considerations or a player to be named later.

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Adam LaRoche catching break against southpaw
by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

Nationals first baseman Adam LaRoche is sitting Thursday night against Phillies left-hander Cliff Lee. He has just four hits in 22 at-bats lifetime against Lee.

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Marlins acquire Enrique Hernandez from Astros
by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

The Marlins have acquired infielder Enrique Hernandez from the Astros in a deal that just beat the trade deadline Thursday, according to numerous reports.

Hernandez appeared in 24 games for the Astros this season, hitting .284/.348/.420 in 81 at-bats. He was hitting .337/.380/.508 in Triple-A Oklahoma City this season as well. 

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Marlins trade for Astros starting pitcher Jarred Cosart
by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com

The Marlins made a deal before Thursday's non-waiver trade deadline, acquiring starting pitcher Jarred Cosart from the Astros. Cosart is 9-7 with a 4.41 ERA and 1.46 WHIP in 20 starts this season.

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Drew Smyly to Rays as part of three-team deal
by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

The Tigers sent Drew Smyly to the Rays Thursday, as part of their deadline-day acquisition of David Price.  

Smyly has pitched reasonably well in 100 1/3 innings for the Tigers this season, posting a 3.77 ERA and 1.306 WHIP, with a 6-9 record. His role in Tampa has not yet been determined.

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Kurt Suzuki extended by Twins
by Marty Gitlin | CBSSports.com

The Twins have not only kept catcher Kurt Suzuki through the trading deadline, but signed him to a contract extension, per Fox Sports senior baseball writer Ken Rosenthal.

Suzuki has been a surprise this season with a .307/.368/.389 stat line. But he has slumped recently with three hits in his last 17 at-bats and three hitless games in the last five.

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Yankees trade for Diamondbacks infielder Martin Prado
by Michael Hurcomb | CBSSports.com

The Yankees announced Thursday they acquired infielder Martin Prado from the Diamondbacks. Prado, who is under contract through the 2016 season, is batting .270 with five home runs and 42 RBI in 106 games.

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Mariners acquire Austin Jackson; Rays get Nick Franklin in three-team deal
by Chris Towers | CBSSports.com

The Mariners butted their way into the David Price sweepstakes and came away with outfielder Austin Jackson from the Tigers, in exchange for infielder Nick Franklin, who was then sent to the Rays.

Jackson is hitting .270/.330/.397 in 370 at-bats for the Tigers, who removed him from Thursday's game just before the trade was announced.

Franklin has struggled in his second major-league season, though he also hasn't had many chances prior to this. He has yet to homer in 52 at-bats, and has just nine in 279 at-bats at Triple-A Tacoma. 

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